Week 37- Robyn Anne Piper

Posted: December 13, 2011 in Robyn Anne Piper, Week 37

A few alternate quotes for you to consider; let me know which you like best:

“Surrealism is destructive, but it destroys only what it considers to be shackles limiting our vision.”
–Salvador Dali

“If we had a keen vision of all that is ordinary in human life, it would be like hearing the grass grow or the squirrel’s heart beat, and we should die of that roar which is the other side of silence.”
–George Eliot

“The greatest achievement was at first and for a time a dream. The oak sleeps in the acorn, the bird waits in the egg, and in the highest vision of the soul a waking angel stirs. Dreams are the seedlings of realities.”
–James Allen

“America was established not to create wealth but to realize a vision, to realize an ideal – to discover and maintain liberty among men. ”
–Woodrow Wilson

“I would like to recapture that freshness of vision which is characteristic of extreme youth when all the world is new to it.”
–Henri Matisse

“Vision is the art of seeing what is invisible to others.”
–Jonathan Swift

“Give to us clear vision that we may know where to stand and what to stand for – because unless we stand for something, we shall fall for anything.”
–Peter Marshall

“Be daring, be different, be impractical, be anything that will assert integrity of purpose and imaginative vision against the play-it-safers, the creatures of the commonplace, the slaves of the ordinary.”
–Cecil Beaton

“Your neighbor’s vision is as true for him as your own vision is true for you.”
–Miguel de Unamuno

“Vision without action is merely a dream. Action without vision just passes the time. Vision with action can change the world.”
–Joel A. Barker

“A vision is not just a picture of what could be; it is an appeal to our better selves, a call to become something more.”
–Rosabeth Moss Kanter

“Dream lofty dreams, and as you dream, so you shall become. Your vision is the promise of what you shall one day be; your ideal is the prophecy of what you shall at last unveil.”
–James Lane Allen

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